Guest Selector: DeRay Mckesson
As a key figure in the Black Lives Matter movement, DeRay Mckesson is passionate about giving voice to ordinary people who want to change the world for the better, leading him to be named as one of the World’s Greatest Leaders by Fortune Magazine in 2016. He is particularly focused on issues of equity, justice and youth rights, and has been praised by Barack Obama for his work as a community organiser, not least for in Ferguson after the fatal shooting of Mike Brown. Mckesson talks to writers Casey Gerald, Ibram X Kendi, Fatima Bhutto and Regina Porter about why everyone, no matter
who they are, should have a role in making a better society.